Baseball

Happy Fall Y’all!

Yes I know it’s not really Fall for a few more weeks, but I always consider September 1st the beginning of Fall – and the beginning of my favorite time of year. I have always loved Fall because it is my birthday (October 4th) and it’s the return of football and basketball and of [continue reading]

September 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

the Jeffrey Maier incident

Do you want to know why Orioles fans hate the Yankees? One of the main reasons, for me anyway, is the Jeffrey Maier Incident. It was October 9, 1996 in the Bronx. The Orioles were leading the Yankees 4-3 in Game 1 of the ALCS. In the bottom of the 8th inning, New York’s Derek Jeter hit a [continue reading]

September 12, 2013 // 1 Comment

Memphis Redbirds Opening Day 4.7.11

For the 3rd year in a row (and I’ve only lived here 3 years), I have attended Opening Day for the Memphis Redbirds, the Triple A affiliate for the St. Louis Cardinals. For 3 years I have sat in the front row behind homeplate. And for 3 years the stadium has not been close to being full [continue reading]

April 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

2010 My Year in Review

I had a fantastic 2010 and am looking forward to 2011. I visited many places I had been wanting to visit. I did not make it through my entire list, but I made quite a dent. January I attended Elvis’ Birthday weekend celebration. It would have been his 75th, so there was a lot of hoopla, [continue reading]

December 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Chicago day 3 – Wrigley Field

Decided to skip day 2 of Lollapalooza and spend the day at Wrigley Field, and I wasn’t the only one. I visited Wrigley for the first time last September, but always like to spend an afternoon there. I have been lucky enough to see games at all three baseball meccas: Yankee Stadium, Fenway [continue reading]

August 7, 2010 // 0 Comments